Brushed Sterling Silver Hoshen Necklace
925 Sterling Silver
Size of silver pendant: 0.9" X 0.9" / 2.4 x 2.4 cm
Length of stainless steel cord: 18" / 45 cm
Jewish art for the body and soul! This exquisite pendant features a rare brushed silver design of the Choshen Mishpat, the High Priest's breastplate as mentioned in the Bible, which contained 12 colorful gemstones, one for each tribe of Israel, while suspended from a fine metal necklace.
This beautiful design seamlessly integrates the timeless elegance and power of the traditional Jewish symbol into an stylish contemporary design!
A wonderful gift for yourself or someone special.
The Hoshen Mishpat was the breastplate worn by the Jewish High Priest in the days of Jerusalem’s Holy Temple. There were 12 precious stones on the Hoshen, as mentioned in Book of Exodus (28:15-30), representing the twelve tribes of Israel: Ruby, Garnet, Citrine, Blue Topaz, Topaz, Sapphire, Peridot, Onyx, Emerald, Diamond, Amethyst, Aquamarine. Today, the elegant design of the Hoshen makes a beautiful decorative motif throughout Jewish art and jewelry.